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How they matched up last time

By Aaron Graff, @Aarongraff_DE

November 29, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Southern Illinois last played Illinois on Aug. 30, 2014. The Fighting Illini, which was ranked No. 11 at the time, won the match 3-0 (25-23, 25-13, 25-12).No Saluki recorded double-digits in kills or digs. U of I had two players p...

Pippen breaks SIU’s blocking record

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 26, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

Senior middle hitter Taylor Pippen broke an SIU volleyball record Saturday.Her five block assists in the 3-1 victory against Northern Iowa put her career total for block assists to 384 — breaking the record set by Chandra Robers...

Salukis sweep weekend series against Iowa teams

By Ted Ward, @TedWard_DE

October 25, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

SIU volleyball (16-7, 7-3) defeated Drake (13-14, 6-5) and Northern Iowa (13-11, 7-4) on Friday and Saturday, respectively. In the first match of the weekend, SIU used fast pace offense to throw off Drake resulting in a t...

Saluki volleyball stomp Sycamores

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

October 16, 2015

Filed under Sports, Volleyball

The SIU volleyball team (14-6, 5-2) beat Indiana State (13-10, 2-6) in four sets Friday (25-9, 25-22, 25-20, 26-24).The Salukis started out the match taking advantage of Indiana State's eight attack errors in the first set. The Salu...

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